Learnt in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Learnt

(Britain, New England, African American Vernacular, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, alternative in US, Canada) simple past tense of learn | (Britain, New England, African American Vernacular, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, alternative in US, Canada) past participle of learn

Short Example Sentences for Learnt

  • 1. I learnt to love you. 🔊
  • 2. There was the same excitement before we learnt our fate. 🔊
  • 3. Where hath she learnt such skill, such wisdom! 🔊
  • 4. The country has been warned; it has learnt its lesson. 🔊
  • 5. That was about all I learnt further. 🔊
  • 6. I had not learnt Russian. 🔊
  • 7. Once more Sheen had learnt the lesson of his weakness. 🔊
  • 8. I have learnt something of the impossibility of History. 🔊
  • 9. But I have learnt the ways of the world too. 🔊
  • 10. The terrible truth I have just learnt from your lips. 🔊
  • 11. Well, Dolly, have you learnt to talk French? 🔊
  • 12. My uncle saw there was nothing satisfactory to be learnt in this quarter. 🔊
  • 13. He learnt what plants was dug to make both of 'em. 🔊
  • 14. Some of the poor creatures have scarcely learnt their table manners. 🔊
  • 15. I learnt that my cousin had grown up ignorant, self-willed, and clownish. 🔊
  • 16. Dicky, wondering how Mr Weech had learnt his name, believed he could. 🔊
  • 17. I'd found the combination in a drawer in the library and learnt it. 🔊
  • 18. I learnt a tremendous lot as to the sources of Morse's enormous wealth. 🔊

How to use Learnt in Sentences?

  • 1. We had gone some distance before he learnt his mistake from one of the laborers. 🔊
  • 2. Through suffering and humiliation he had learnt to measure things at their right value. 🔊
  • 3. I learnt to see it so by failures that were perhaps destroying any chance of profit in my lessons. 🔊
  • 4. Is it possible that this piece of wood can have learnt to cry and to lament like a child? 🔊
  • 5. Schubert learnt that he was to die, and turned his face to the wall and did not speak again. 🔊
  • 6. The matter is, you are young, you have always had your way, you have not learnt restraint. 🔊
  • 7. She says their French and the French she learnt at school are two perfectly different things. 🔊
  • 8. I don't know much about 'em, but I've learnt a good deal since I've got to know yours. 🔊
  • 9. Where he had learnt his peculiar courtesy and helpfulness with those under his charge was less obvious. 🔊
  • 10. She had learnt to think for herself, to hold her own secretly against the universal encroachments of a lively race. 🔊
  • 11. I have learnt by experience that one hundred men under favourable conditions are often more than a match for a thousand. 🔊
  • 12. The start with the machine industry was not long delayed after its economies had been learnt in England. 🔊
  • 13. Ellen to show me how to knit a sweater and before I'd learnt had her inside out. 🔊
  • 14. Much, for instance, is to be learnt by a careful study of language by those who combine sound linguistic knowledge with psychological training. 🔊
  • 15. I remember an officer who on the march had latterly possessed himself of a Tibetan flint and steel and learnt to light a cigarette with them. 🔊
  • 16. Some weakness, under the stress of feeling, had come out in him, instead of the equable strength which his children had learnt to rely on. 🔊
  • 17. There was another copy in the house, and though this volume was a favourite, she said it was time we learnt to take care of valuable books. 🔊